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Identify hidden threats in both inbound and outbound encrypted traffic

Bad actors are now instigating 50% of new malware campaigns using encryption to conceal delivery and ongoing communications, including data exfiltration.

This is why network and security operations teams must not give a free pass to encrypted traffic.

Read on to learn how the Gigamon Visibility Fabric with licensed GigaSMART Decryption can enable operations teams to have full visibility into encrypted traffic on any TCP port or application.

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